• Cambodia trade growth spurs cargo boom Cambodia has enjoyed strong trade growth in recent years, investing in transport and logistics infrastructure a top priority for long-term development. The economy expanded by 7.3% in 2018, pegging it as one of the fastest-growing in ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations). Exports rose by 16.3%, while imports increased by 22%, and this was reflected […] Fwd News 0 Comments 2 months ago
  • 50 years on – Major regional trading bloc looks for closer cooperation The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is looking to build on the successes over the 50 years since its inception in 1967 and has recently introduced initiatives to smoothen trade between member nations. The latest development is a trade facilitation platform for freight forwarders across the region. However, in a recent warning for future […] Fwd News 0 Comments October 4, 2017
  • China waits in the wings as US pulls out of TPP Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) negotiators from 16 countries accounting for half the world’s population inched closer to drafting a multilateral trade treaty this week. The RCEP is widely seen as an alternative to the Transpacific Partnership (TPP), now that the US has announced its withdrawal. There are many differences between developed and developing countries […] Fwd News 0 Comments March 8, 2017